The history of injury control and the epidemiology of child and adolescent injuries.

@article{Grossman2000TheHO,
  title={The history of injury control and the epidemiology of child and adolescent injuries.},
  author={D. Grossman},
  journal={The Future of children},
  year={2000},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={
          23-52
        }
}
  • D. Grossman
  • Published 2000
  • Medicine
  • The Future of children
Unintentional injuries claim the lives of more children each year than any other cause of death. A substantial proportion of child hospitalizations and emergency department visits also are attributable to unintentional injuries. The conceptualization of unintentional injuries as a public health problem that is preventable has gained credibility over the past few decades, as effective solutions to reduce the burden of injuries--such as child safety seats, bicycle helmets, and smoke detectors… Expand
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